Maintenance Tech - Creston, IA - Nights

Job Description

Overview: Our food processing client is searching for a Maintenance Technician in Creston, IA. This is a night shift (12-hour) position and hours are 5:30pm – 6:00am. Our client company, who has been in business for 100 years has seen net sales exceeding $1.5 billion.

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITES:
  • The Maintenance Technician handles CMMS to assist the maintenance function, covering review and execution of scheduled/unscheduled work on daily basis.
  • Exposes and rebuilds of all machinery and process malfunctions, must be fluent in mechanical troubleshooting.
  • Analyze and revamps of all mechanical power transmission equipment. Knowledge of Gear boxes, mechanical drives, variable speed applications, and Servo motors.
  • Diagnoses and renovates hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Knowledge of Cylinders, valves, manifolds, vacuum systems, air filtration and lubrication devices.
  • Diagnoses, adjusts and improves process pumps, automatic control valves, sensors, positioners, actuators, basic electrical AC/DC troubleshooting, and related systems.
  • Interprets and construe mechanical drawings, schematics, and piping diagrams. Capability to read/interpret electrical schematics is a plus.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • HS Diploma or GED appropriate.


  • 1 year or more experience in General Maintenance.

PREFERRED SKILLS:
  • Appreciation and awareness of power tools.
Background in reading blue prints and simple wiring schematics.
Location
Creston, IA
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